Amplified is an award winning talk show about Apple, Mac, iPad, iPhone, iOS, guitars, amps, music, and recording. Get ready to rock.

Hosted by Jim Dalrymple and Shawn King.

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#113: I'm Usually Drunker than Gruber

October 15, 2014 at 6:00PM • 59 minutes

On this week’s Amplified, Jim and Shawn talk about the sad demise and memories of Macworld Expo, What Apple will announce at their event tomorrow and how to plug a guitar into an iPad.


October 8, 2014 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Jim and Shawn talk about Samsung, the Apple Watch and teens, Steve Ray Vaughn and “Does the iPhone 6 get lost in The Beard?” Special guest appearance on this Amplified by a crow!

#111: Yelling Freebird at Tony Bennett

October 2, 2014 at 3:00PM • 54 minutes

Jim is back from the iTunes Festival in the UK and Shawn joined him to talk about the festival, using the iPhone 6 Plus and what the cost of the high end Apple Watch might be. We also sent out a plea for John Siracusa to join us!

#110: I'm Not Going to Put My Beer Down to Answer a Text

September 17, 2014 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

With Dan still out, Shawn fills in and talks to Jim about his iPhone 6 and 6 Plus review, where the Apple Watch will be sold and "is U2 the New Nickleback?"

#109: I'm a Pretty Sexy Guy

September 10, 2014 at 12:00PM • 46 minutes

On today’s Amplified, Jim and Shawn talk about the biggest story in the Tech World - Apple’s new iPhones, the Apple Watch and a innovative new way to spend more money - Apple Pay!

#108: I’ve Been Here All Summer!

September 4, 2014 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 12 minutes

With Dan still out, Shawn King and Jim talk about Apple's upcoming September 9th event, the large scale celebrity iCloud hack, how to keep your passwords safe with 1Password, Marshall amps, and more!

#107: Clappin' Like A Seal

August 27, 2014 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 30 minutes

Shawn King fills in for Dan, Jim talks 13” iPads, The iTunes Festival and his favorite headphones!

#106: I'm Going to Have to Go Smash a Guitar Now

August 20, 2014 at 1:30PM • 56 minutes

Jim and Dan talk about Balmer's final departure from Microsoft, Apple commercials, Pokemon coming to the iPad (and the iPad gaming ecosystem), Dan tries to stump Jim's music knowlege, and more.

#105: Cheeseburger at a Sushi Restaurant

August 13, 2014 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 11 minutes

Jim and Dan talk about Microsoft's new ad campaign for the Surface Pro 3, pitting it agains the MacBook Air. They discuss the changing paradigm of keyboard vs. touch, iPhone 6 rumors, and more.

#104: A Little Google Elf at Your Door

August 7, 2014 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 30 minutes

Dan and Jim talk about the Apple/Samsung lawsuit, and the death of, Russian Hackers, 1Password, Google and Barnes & Noble's partnership, anonymity online, Wampler pedals, Godsmack, and more.